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Thai Palms Restaurant

12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
+1 760-288-3934
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
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11 - 20 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The reviews that we read prior to experiencing Thai Palms were certainly on point. One stated that it was " the best Thai food outside of Thailand." I can't vouch for that but it was surely among the best that I've had. The place is...More

Thank JGWinPitt
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Ordered Tom Yum Kha + spring rolls + Pad Thai + Sweet Sour Pork. Large portions of very authentic Thai food. Difficult to locate in daylight.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We love Thai cuisine. So even though the reviews were mixed we decided to give it a try. Mistake. Not enough staff for amount of customers in the restaurant. Unfortunately they were working hard but a couple of bar trays would of helped with the...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Our hotel recommended this restaurant otherwise we would not have eaten there. The room was worn and dated. As there were only a few diners the service was good. The food was excellent which made up for the overall look of the place. There appeared...More

Thank RossandJane
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Thai Palms has good food but the service is a little off. The luncheon special delivers! Soup, salad, main course, rice and egg roll for under $8.00. They will cook the food to order in terms of spiceyness as well as choice of meat. Vegetarian...More

1  Thank spatowngirl2014
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Went here on recommendation from hotel and we had not had Thai food yet on this trip, so decided to give it a try. The atmosphere is pretty sparse, but the food was great. We had Yellow Curry which is not always on Thai menus,...More

1  Thank Harriet S
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The food was good. Only one server so service was a little slow. It's an older restaurant and seemed pretty authentic. I visited on a warm night. Not sure if they have air conditioning.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Huge servings of totally freshly prepared ingredients, wonderful flavors, beats all other Thai restaurants in the valley by far. Just the dining room is a bit outdated and would need to be made a bit more welcoming and "warm". but if you care about what's...More

Thank atlantic333
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Love love love this place.. my daughters favorite restaurant .. The food is sooo good. Curry dishes are amazing as well as all the other dishes. I have been a half dozen times and each time is better than the last. Consistent awesome food

Thank Jody C
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Some friends re with tcommended the place, so we went to find out that one has to point at the menu because it's too difficult to communicate with the servers. The place is kind of dark I did not feel comfortable. Our table was not...More

Thank Alicia M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 13
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Desert Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-288-3934
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